Small Animal Endoscopy E Book

Small Animal Endoscopy   E Book
Author: Todd R. Tams,Clarence A. Rawlings
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 696
Release: 2010-12-14
ISBN 10: 0323065090
ISBN 13: 9780323065092
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Small Animal Endoscopy E Book Book Review:

The latest edition of the critically acclaimed Small Animal Endoscopy presents informative, practical, and up-to-date guidance on endoscopic indications, instrumentation, patient preparation, and techniques. Todd R. Tams and Clarence A. Rawlings, the foremost experts in veterinary endoscopy, provide the novice as well as the advanced practitioner with the information needed to deliver the safest, high-quality endoscopic services for small animals, including avian and exotics. Chapters are organized consistently and lavishly illustrated to help you easily find and understand key concepts and procedures. This edition includes a companion website with expert demonstrations of techniques. Enables you to deliver the safest, high quality care and a wider range of services to the pets of increasingly concerned and savvy owners. Features cutting-edge information on minimally invasive procedures to improve diagnostic accuracy, reduce operating time, improve success, minimize post-operative stress and pain, and promote faster healing. Helps you recognize the many indications for endoscopy in everyday practice. Covers a vast range of topics in a clear, concise and readable style. Describes instrumentation, examination, and sample procurement techniques in detail. Shows both normal and abnormal findings you may encounter during a procedure in an atlas of images in relevant chapters. Provides minimally invasive examination and surgical options for veterinarians treating uniquely sensitive avian and exotic patients. Provides step-by-step instructions on specific techniques. Helps beginners master endoscopic diagnosis and treatment and more experienced endoscopists utilize their endoscopic equipment to its fullest capacity.

Veterinary Endoscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner

Veterinary Endoscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner
Author: Timothy C. McCarthy
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 736
Release: 2021-01-12
ISBN 10: 1119155886
ISBN 13: 9781119155881
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Veterinary Endoscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner Book Review:

Veterinary Endoscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner, Second Edition, gives veterinarians guidance in incorporating diagnostic endoscopy, interventional endoscopy, and minimally invasive soft tissue surgery into their small animal practices. This highly practical reference supports practitioners in adding and effectively using endoscopy techniques in their practices. With a clinically oriented approach, it focuses on applications for rigid and flexible endoscopy, making comprehensive information on these techniques easily accessible. The book covers soft tissue endoscopy, including airway endoscopy, gastrointestinal endoscopy, diagnostic and operative laparoscopy, diagnostic and operative thoracoscopy, urogenital endoscopy, and otoscopy. Thousands of images, including endoscope images and clinical photographs, enhance the text. Covers diagnostic endoscopy, interventional endoscopy, and minimally invasive soft tissue surgery Includes thousands of images to illustrate endoscopy concepts for veterinarians Provides a clinically oriented reference book for using rigid and flexible endoscopy in a small animal practice Supports veterinarians who are seeking to increase their services and enhance their revenue streams Any practitioner who is using or preparing to use endoscopic techniques will find Veterinary Endoscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner an essential practice resource.

Clinical Manual of Small Animal Endosurgery

Clinical Manual of Small Animal Endosurgery
Author: Alasdair Hotston Moore,Rosa Angela Ragni
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2012-05-14
ISBN 10: 1118337867
ISBN 13: 9781118337868
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical Manual of Small Animal Endosurgery Book Review:

A practical and comprehensive guide to rigid endoscopy andendosurgery in small animal practice. Fully illustrated throughout,it covers the clinical treatment of small animals frompre-operative through to post-operative care. With reference tospecific procedures, this manual includes guidance on the selectionof equipment, surgical techniques, anaesthesia and possiblecomplications. A specialist chapter advising on the treatment ofbirds, reptiles and small mammals is also included. Clinical Manual of Small Animal Endosurgery will enableveterinarians to develop and improve their endoscopic techniques inclinical practice, as well as providing guidance on referraloptions for more complex cases. KEY FEATURES • Provides comprehensive information on how to perform rigidendoscopic investigations and procedures. • The focus is on dogs and cats with a specialist chaptercovering the treatment of exotic small animals • Contains many full colour clinical photographs • Written and edited by experts in the field

Small Animal Laparoscopy and Thoracoscopy

Small Animal Laparoscopy and Thoracoscopy
Author: Philipp D. Mayhew
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 354
Release: 2015-10-12
ISBN 10: 111884596X
ISBN 13: 9781118845967
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Small Animal Laparoscopy and Thoracoscopy Book Review:

Small Animal Laparoscopy and Thoracoscopy provides a comprehensive reference to laparoscopy and thoracoscopy, with step-by-step guidance for surgical techniques ranging from basic to advanced. • Acts as both a quick reference to specific techniques and as a comprehensive resource to small animal laparoscopy and thoracoscopy • Guides the reader through each step of the surgical techniques • Takes a clinically oriented approach, with tips on safely and quickly performing procedures throughout • Part of the Advances in Veterinary Surgery series copublished with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons Foundation • Includes access to a companion website with video clips of the procedures described and the figures from the book in PowerPoint

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Endoscopy and Endosurgery

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Endoscopy and Endosurgery
Author: Philip Lhermette,David Sobel,Elise Robertson
Publsiher: BSAVA
Total Pages: 330
Release: 2021-01-26
ISBN 10: 9781910443606
ISBN 13: 1910443603
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Endoscopy and Endosurgery Book Review:

The BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Endoscopy and Endosurgery provides a comprehensive and practical guide for practitioners who wish to practice minimally invasive techniques. Routine procedures are described in detail and more advanced techniques suitable for advanced practitioners are also included. • All the chapters have been thoroughly revised and updated • Chapters on oesophagoscopy, interventional endoscopy and future developments are new to this edition • More detailed information on minimally invasive techniques in cats included throughout • The chapter on laparoscopy has been significantly expanded and covers techniques ranging from liver biopsy and ovariectomy to cholecystectomy and adrenalectomy Exclusive video content New to this edition are a series of videos that accompany the chapters. These videos are available from the BSAVA Library.

Handbook of Small Animal Gastroenterology

Handbook of Small Animal Gastroenterology
Author: Todd R. Tams
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 486
Release: 2003
ISBN 10: 9780721686769
ISBN 13: 0721686761
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Small Animal Gastroenterology Book Review:

This handy "how-to" guide provides a practical framework for diagnosis and treatment of common, small animal gastrointestinal disorders, filling the gap left by larger, encyclopedic references. It features a complete review of symptoms and diagnostic methods, descriptions of digestive tract disorders by organ system, and a series of sample GI cases. Logically organized into three easy-reference sections and expertly written by recognized specialists, this complete, expanded edition is a valuable clinical tool for primary care practitioners. The familiar handbook format, based primarily on organs of the gastrointestinal tract, offers quick access to key information. Coverage of symptoms, nutrition, and chronic and acute disorders presents a thorough discussion of gastroenterology. A new diagnostic modality (BIPS) is covered, detailing this useful technique for general practice applications. A glossary of GI drugs educates the reader on the most current terminology. The chapter on Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition has been completely revised with several new illustrations, for a more complete discussion of this important topic. A new, complete chapter on Neoplasia, written by an expert oncologist, draws together all relevant discussions on neoplasia throughout the book into one comprehensive, coherent treatment.

Endoscopy for the Veterinary Technician

Endoscopy for the Veterinary Technician
Author: Susan Cox
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 232
Release: 2015-11-23
ISBN 10: 1118434455
ISBN 13: 9781118434451
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Endoscopy for the Veterinary Technician Book Review:

Endoscopy for the Veterinary Technician is a comprehensive resource for the proper care and handling of endoscopes and accompanying instrumentation for a variety of procedures. An inclusive reference on the proper care and handling of endoscopes and instrumentation Provides step-by-step details on a variety of endoscopic procedures, highlighting patient preparation, needed equipment, anesthesia, post-procedure care, and complications Offers numerous color images to help identify equipment and provide a visual guide to procedures Includes specific technician tips throughout the text

Laser Surgery in Veterinary Medicine

Laser Surgery in Veterinary Medicine
Author: Christopher J. Winkler
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 392
Release: 2019-06-18
ISBN 10: 1119486017
ISBN 13: 9781119486015
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Laser Surgery in Veterinary Medicine Book Review:

This book is a state-of-the-art reference to using surgical lasers to treat animal patients. Encompassing theory and practice, it emphasizes procedures, techniques, and equipment, with specific recommendations for laser settings. While most of the procedures emphasize surgeries on dogs and cats, this practical guide also dedicates chapters to equine, small mammal, avian, aquatic animal, and reptile surgeries, making it an excellent clinical reference for any busy veterinarian. The book begins with background information on the theory and science of laser surgery, then details specific surgical procedures with step-by-step instructions and accompanying photographs. The next section provides practical guidance for incorporating lasers into the veterinary practice, and the final section offers a look at the future of lasers in veterinary medicine and surgery. A companion website features video clips of surgery procedures. Presents a state-of-the-art guide to using laser surgery in veterinary practice, from theory and procedures to techniques and equipment Focuses on dogs and cats, including specialties such as ophthalmic laser surgery, laser neurosurgery, and photodynamic therapy, with chapters on equine, small mammal, avian, aquatic animal, and reptile surgeries Draws on the experience of more than 20 experts in various areas Provides practical advice for incorporating laser surgery into the veterinary practice, with the heart of the book devoted to specific surgical procedures Includes specific recommendations for laser settings and techniques for the procedures discussed Offers video clips demonstrating surgical techniques on a companion website Laser Surgery in Veterinary Medicine is an essential resource for anyone using surgical lasers in veterinary medicine, including veterinary students, practitioners, and specialists.

Clinical Small Animal Internal Medicine

Clinical Small Animal Internal Medicine
Author: David Bruyette
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 1712
Release: 2020-03-25
ISBN 10: 1118497031
ISBN 13: 9781118497036
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical Small Animal Internal Medicine Book Review:

Clinical Small Animal Internal Medicine is a comprehensive, practical reference designed to meet the needs of veterinary practitioners and students alike. Covering all aspects of small animal internal medicine, this innovative guide provides clinically relevant material, plus podcasts and continual updates online. Concise, identically-formatted chapters allow readers to quickly find the most essential information for clinical veterinary practice. Contributions from academic and clinical experts cover general medicine subjects, including patient evaluation and management, critical care medicine, preventative care, and diagnostic and therapeutic considerations. Topics relevant to daily clinical practice are examined in detail, ranging from endocrine, cardiovascular, respiratory, and infectious disease to oncology, dermatology, metabolic orthopedic disease, gastroenterology, and hepatology. A companion website features podcasts and updated information. An important addition to the library of any practice, this clinically-oriented text: Presents complete, practical information on small animal internal medicine Provides the background physiology required to understand normal versus abnormal in real-world clinical settings Includes general medicine topics not covered in other internal medicine books Focuses on information that is directly applicable to daily practice Features podcasts and continual updates on a companion website Carefully tailored for the needs of small animal practitioners and veterinary students, Clinical Small Animal Internal Medicine is an invaluable, reader-friendly reference on internal medicine of the dog and cat.

Veterinary Image Guided Interventions

Veterinary Image Guided Interventions
Author: Chick Weisse,Allyson Berent
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 680
Release: 2015-01-30
ISBN 10: 111837827X
ISBN 13: 9781118378274
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Veterinary Image Guided Interventions Book Review:

Veterinary Image-Guided Interventions is the only book dedicated to interventions guided by imaging technology. Written and edited by leading experts in the field, interventional endoscopy, cardiology, oncology and radiology are covered in detail. Chapters include the history and background of the procedures, patient work-up, equipment lists, detailed procedural instructions, potential complications, patient follow-up protocols, and expected outcomes. Split into body systems, the technical aspects of each procedure are presented using highly illustrated step-by-step guides. Veterinary Image-Guided Interventions is a must-have handbook for internists, surgeons, cardiologists, radiologists, oncologists and criticalists, and for anyone interested in cutting-edge developments in veterinary medicine. Key features include: A highly practical step-by-step guide to image-guided procedures Relevant to a wide range of veterinary specialists. Written and edited by respected pioneers in veterinary image-guided procedures A companion website offers videos of many procedures to enhance the text

Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses

Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses
Author: Linda Merrill
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 548
Release: 2012-06-12
ISBN 10: 1118318250
ISBN 13: 9781118318256
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses Book Review:

Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians andNurses is the first comprehensive resource on internalmedicine written for the veterinary technician. Organized by bodysystem, each chapter discusses pertinent diseases, from clinicalsigns, diagnostic testing, and prevalence to treatment options andnursing considerations. Published in association with the Academyof Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians, this book offersboth a thorough grounding in the foundations of internal medicinefor students and new veterinary technicians and detailed, advancedinformation suitable for experienced veterinary technicians. Coverage includes an overview of neurological disorders anddiscussion of the surgical, emergency, and nursing considerationsfor each condition. This complete reference, which includes acompanion website with quizzes, images, and video clips, isessential reading for veterinary technician students, practicingtechnicians, and those studying for the AIMVT specialty exam.

Small Animal Surgical Emergencies

Small Animal Surgical Emergencies
Author: Lillian R. Aronson
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2015-12-03
ISBN 10: 1118487206
ISBN 13: 9781118487204
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Small Animal Surgical Emergencies Book Review:

Small Animal Surgical Emergencies is a practical reference to soft tissue and orthopedic emergencies commonly encountered in small animal practice. • Covers common soft tissue and orthopedic emergencies • Provides step-by-step procedures for stabilizing and operating on the emergent patient • Promotes problem-solving through algorithms and case studies • Depicts the concepts described using radiographs, ultrasounds, contrast studies, and photographs • Includes access to a companion website with video clips, case studies, and images

Veterinary Arthroscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner

Veterinary Arthroscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner
Author: Timothy C. McCarthy
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2021-05-25
ISBN 10: 1119548977
ISBN 13: 9781119548973
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Veterinary Arthroscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner Book Review:

Veterinary Arthroscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner delivers a practical guide to all aspects of veterinary arthroscopy for small mammals. The book covers the anatomy, techniques, joint pathology, and operative procedures of arthroscopy. The book includes a foundational introduction to basic tenets for veterinarians just beginning to use arthroscopy in their work as well as reference images for joint pathology useful to experienced practitioners. Nearly 1000 images are included in the reference, each of which illustrate one or more aspects of specific arthroscopic findings. Veterinary Arthroscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner draws on the author's 35 years of clinical arthroscopic experience and offers a thorough examination of small animal arthroscopy. The book serves as a powerful demonstration of the centrality, practicality, utility, and necessity of arthroscopic veterinary procedures. Readers will also benefit from topics like: A comprehensive introduction to, and discussion of, instrumentation, including arthroscopes, sheaths and cannulas, hand instruments, power equipment, video systems, and fluid management systems An exploration of general technique, including anesthesia, patient support, pain management, and postoperative care Multiple chapters cover the six most commonly examined joints, including shoulders, elbows, radiocarpal joints, hips, stifles, and the tibiotarsal joints Treatment of common conditions diagnosed with arthroscopy Discussion of common problems and complications seen with arthroscopy in small animal practice Ideal for veterinary orthopedic surgeons and general veterinary practitioners, Veterinary Arthroscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner also belongs on the bookshelves of veterinary surgery residents and veterinary students seeking to improve their understanding of small animal arthroscopic surgery, pathology, anatomy, and techniques.

Mader s Reptile and Amphibian Medicine and Surgery E Book

Mader s Reptile and Amphibian Medicine and Surgery  E Book
Author: Stephen J. Divers,Scott J. Stahl
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1537
Release: 2018-11-30
ISBN 10: 0323482481
ISBN 13: 9780323482486
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mader s Reptile and Amphibian Medicine and Surgery E Book Book Review:

Known as "the bible" of herpetological medicine and surgery, Mader’s Reptile and Amphibian Medicine and Surgery, 3rd Edition edited by Stephen Divers and Scott Stahl provides a complete veterinary reference for reptiles and amphibians, including specific sections on practice management and development; taxonomy, anatomy, physiology, behavior, stress and welfare; captive husbandry and management including nutrition, heating and lighting; infectious diseases and laboratory sciences; clinical techniques and procedures; sedation, anesthesia and analgesia; diagnostic imaging; endoscopy; medicine; surgery; therapy; differential diagnoses by clinical signs; specific disease/condition summaries; population health and public health; and legal topics. Well-organized and concise, this new edition covers just about everything related to reptiles and amphibians by utilizing an international array of contributing authors that were selected based on their recognized specialization and expertise, bringing a truly global perspective to this essential text!

Atlas of Small Animal CT and MRI

Atlas of Small Animal CT and MRI
Author: Erik Wisner,Allison Zwingenberger
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 704
Release: 2015-03-06
ISBN 10: 1118446127
ISBN 13: 9781118446126
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Atlas of Small Animal CT and MRI Book Review:

Atlas of Small Animal CT & MRI is a highly illustrated diagnostic imaging guide to common clinical disorders of dogs and cats. Contains over 3,000 high quality CT, MRI and related diagnostic images Offers a unique approach emphasizing comparative imaging and pathologic correlation Focuses on important imaging features relevant to imaging diagnosis of disease in dogs and cats Written by internationally renowned experts in the field

Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in Dogs and Cats

Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in Dogs and Cats
Author: David C. Twedt
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 71
Release: 2001
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: MINN:31951D01790542G
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Gastrointestinal Surgical Techniques in Small Animals

Gastrointestinal Surgical Techniques in Small Animals
Author: Eric Monnet,Daniel D. Smeak
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2020-04-30
ISBN 10: 1119369223
ISBN 13: 9781119369226
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gastrointestinal Surgical Techniques in Small Animals Book Review:

Gastrointestinal Surgical Techniques in Small Animals offers a highly detailed reference to surgical procedures in the gastrointestinal tract in dogs and cats. Each chapter describes the surgical techniques in depth, featuring high-quality illustrations depicting each step, and discusses tips and tricks for a successful surgery and potential complications. A companion website offers video clips demonstrating the procedures. Logically divided into sections by anatomy, each chapter covers indications, contraindications, and decision making for a specific surgery. Tips and tricks and potential complications are also covered. Describes techniques for canine and feline gastrointestinal surgery in detail Presents the state of the art for GI surgery in dogs and cats Includes access to a companion website with video clips demonstrating techniques Gastrointestinal Surgical Techniques in Small Animals is an essential resource for small animal surgeons and veterinary residents.

Veterinary Surgery Small Animal Expert Consult E BOOK

Veterinary Surgery  Small Animal Expert Consult   E BOOK
Author: Spencer A. Johnston,Karen M. Tobias
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 2600
Release: 2017-06-14
ISBN 10: 032332049X
ISBN 13: 9780323320498
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Veterinary Surgery Small Animal Expert Consult E BOOK Book Review:

Focus on the "how" and "why" of medical/surgical conditions — the critical issues that lead to successful outcomes for your patients — with Veterinary Surgery: Small Animal, Second Edition. This two-volume full-color resource offers an authoritative, comprehensive review of disease processes, a thorough evaluation of basic clinical science information, and in-depth discussion of advanced surgeries. With an updated Expert Consult website you can access anytime and detailed coverage of surgical procedures, it is the definitive reference for surgical specialists, practicing veterinarians, and residents. Expert Consult website offers access to the entire text online, plus references linked to original abstracts on PubMed. Comprehensive coverage includes surgical biology, surgical methods and perioperative care, neurosurgery, and orthopedics in Volume One, and all soft tissue surgery organized by body system in Volume Two. Extensive references to published studies available on Expert Consult show the factual basis for the material. Strong blend of clinical and basic science information facilitates a clear understanding of clinical issues surrounding operative situations. Highly recognized contributing authors create chapters from their own experience and knowledge base, providing the most authoritative, current information available. Coverage of anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology in chapters on specific organs includes information critical to operative procedures and patient management. In-depth chapters on anesthesia, surgical oncology, tumors of the spine, and musculoskeletal neoplasia provide valuable resources for practicing surgeons, especially in the area of cancer treatment. Preoperative considerations and surgical implications for surgical procedures help surgeons make decisions about treatment approaches. NEW and UPDATED! Expert Consult website with print text plus complete online access to the book’s contents, so you can use it anytime — anywhere. EXPANDED! Coverage of interventional radiology techniques in Volume Two (soft tissue volume) to provide cutting-edge information on contemporary imaging modalities that gain access to different structures of the patient’s body for diagnostic and therapeutic reasons. NEW and UPDATED! Expanded coverage of coaptation devices and small animal prosthetics clearly explains how they are used in a variety of clinical situations. EXPANDED! Principles of minimally invasive plate treatment added to Volume One (orthopedic volume) to show how these advancements maximize healing and protect the patient while meeting the surgeon’s goals in using fracture fixation.

Field Manual for Small Animal Medicine

Field Manual for Small Animal Medicine
Author: Katherine Polak,Ann Therese Kommedal
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 712
Release: 2018-07-02
ISBN 10: 1119243181
ISBN 13: 9781119243182
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Field Manual for Small Animal Medicine Book Review:

Field Manual for Small Animal Medicine offers anyone working in resource-limited environments a practical resource for delivering veterinary care outside the traditional hospital or clinic setting. Offers the only comprehensive resource for best practices when practicing veterinary medicine in resource-limited environments Integrates practical and cost-effective protocols where the ideal solution may not be available Presents information on vital topics such as operating a field spay/neuter clinic, emergency sheltering, sanitation and surgical asepsis, preventive care practices, zoonotic diseases, and euthanasia Serves as a quick reference guide for common surgical procedures, cytology interpretation, anesthesia and treatment protocols, and drug dosing

Nephrology and Urology of Small Animals

Nephrology and Urology of Small Animals
Author: Joe Bartges,David Polzin
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 904
Release: 2011-01-20
ISBN 10: 9780470958889
ISBN 13: 047095888X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nephrology and Urology of Small Animals Book Review:

Nephrology and Urology of Small Animals provides veterinarians with the knowledge needed to effectively diagnose and treat urologic diseases in canine, feline, and exotic patients. Serving as an easy-to-use, comprehensive clinical reference, the text takes an evidence-based approach to detailed coverage of specific diseases and disorders, including etiology and prevalence, clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, prognosis, controversies, and references. Coverage also includes practical review of anatomy and physiology of the urinary system, fundamentals of diagnostic testing and therapeutic techniques.